“Trust me – lean on me – that is what I’m here for.
Give me your heart! I promise I’ll take care of it.
I’ll shield it with my arms – with my soul if I have to.
For your peace of mind there’s nothing that I won’t do.
“Why?” you ask me.
“Well it’s because I am benevolent.”
I lie through my teeth with a smile so innocent.
“Lies!” I say I whisper shortly after a moment’s hesitation.
“Honestly speaking? I just needed your validation.”